rsync, excluding files w/certain characteristics

Carlos Carvalho carlos at
Sat Nov 7 05:54:50 MST 2009

Edward Peschko (horos11 at wrote on 6 November 2009 18:46:
 >I was wondering - is there an option to rsync which allows you to
 >exclude transfers of files with a certain size or other
 >I want to setup a 'partial' rsync mirror where I only pull files under
 >5M, for example.. I see the option for including/excluding file names
 >in the usage, but not file sizes..

They exist. See options --max-size and --min-size in the manual.

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